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La Mezquita (Great Mosque) (interior)
La Mezquita (Great Mosque) (interior)

La Mezquita (Great Mosque) (interior)

» Unknown architect(s) (possibly Syrian), Andalucía (Islamic Spain)
Artist / Origin Unknown architect(s) (possibly Syrian), Andalucía (Islamic Spain)
Region: Europe
Date Umayyad Dynasty, begun ca. 784–86; enlarged in the 9th and 10th centuries
Material Stone, brick, marble, porphyry, jasper, and other materials
Dimensions (Columns) H: approx. 13 ft. (3.96 m.) (each)
Location Córdoba, Spain
Credit © Pawel Wysocki/Hemis/CORBIS

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